Designed and built by the renowned Van Der Meer Dutch Shipyard to a very high standard, this 32ft steel cruising yacht is sure to impress! Having cruised across the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans, it arrived in Australia in the 1980s. With its traditional long keel, the vessel boasts excellent stability and a comfortable motion in even the most challenging conditions. The current experienced owner has been its proud custodian since 2009 and has extensively upgraded the vessel during this time. These upgrades include NEW 2022 BATTERIES, NEW 2022 PSS SHAFT SEAL, NEW 2021 SPRAY DODGER, NEW 2017 MUIR ELECTRIC ANCHOR WINCH, ENGINE FULLY REBUILT IN 2016, and NEW 2021 UPHOLSTERY IN THE SALOON. Presenting in good condition throughout, offers plenty of options for both a novice or experienced sailor. Whether you want to explore the stunning waters of Southern Tasmania, fulfil your most ambitious Bluewater sailing aspirations, or even utilise the vessel's comfortable accommodation as a liveaboard, this vessel can do it all in style and comfort!
Stepping inside, the warm and welcoming interior is a charming mix of traditional timber trims and clean white finishes. To port is a small dinette, with seating for 6 in comfort on the freshly upholstered settees. The galley is aft and is well appointed with a Smev 3 burner gas stove with oven, 12V top loading fridge, stainless steel sink with pressurised fresh water, and plenty of storage. There is good accommodation for up to 4 people with a double v-berth forward, and two single settee berths in the saloon. The package is complete with a vanity, and Lavac manual toilet.
Outside, the cockpit is well protected by the new spray dodge. The vessel has been well set up to be easily sailed shorthanded with self tailing winches, furling headsail, and Raymarine autopilot. There is easy access around the side decks, and a Muir electric anchor winch on the bow.
This vessel is powered by a well maintained and reliable Yanmar 35HP diesel engine. This was fully rebuilt in 2016, and only has 200hrs on the clock since. It provides easy and economical cruising at 5-6 knots.
With its stunning blue hull, and traditional charm, this vessel is sure to turn heads where ever it pulls into port! For more information please call Jo Breen on 0432031100 or John Radonic on 0459322862.
Derwent Boat Sales offers the information on this vessel including condition, in good faith as provided by the Owner/Vendor. While confident about the accuracy we cannot Guarantee or Warrant it but will assist any prospective purchaser verify this as part of the purchase process.
Family, Leisure, Cruising
Van Der Meer (Holland)
Keel / Ballast
Traditional long steel keel with Lead ballast
Yanmar 3HM35 Diesel Engine
Major rebuild in 2016 (Invoices for $7K)
200hrs since rebuild (Total hours unknown)
NEW 2009 Prop Shaft with 2 blade Staino Prop, NEW 2022 PSS Shaft Seal
Well appointed galley featuring a Smev 3 burner gas stove with oven, top loading fridge, stainless steel sink with pressurised fresh water, and plenty of storage.
12V Top Loading Fridge
3 burner Smev Gas stove
Double v-berth forward, plus two single settee berths in the saloon when additional accommodation is required.
NEW 2021 Upholstery in the saloon
Lavac Manual Toilet
AM/FM Radio/CD Player
NEW 2021 Spray Dodger
NEW 2017 Muir electric anchor winch
35lb Delta Anchor
40m x 3/8 Chain and 40m x Nylon Warp
2 x Electric and 1 x Manual Bilge Pumps
2 x Life Jackets
12V System throughout
NEW 2022 Engine Start Battery
NEW 2022 2 x House Battery
Navman Chart Plotter
Raymarine ST40 Tiller Pilot
Raymarine Depth Sounder
Barrett HF Radio
Charts for SE Tas
Fully Battened Mainsail
2 x Headsails
Mast / Rigging
Aluminium double spreader mast and boom
Stainless steel 5/16 standing rigging (replaced 2011)
Removable inner forestay
Self tailing winches